10:39 SocietyLebedev: CIS states intensified cooperation in manufacturing, energy, transport The CIS member states have stepped up cooperation in the manufacturing industry, energy and transport, Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee - CIS Executive Secretary Sergei Lebedev told reporters.
10:13 Society174 Ukrainians arrive in Belarus in past 24 hours Belarusian checkpoints continue operating in a routine mode, the State Border Committee added.
09:57 PoliticsOpinion: Belarus' sovereignty is criticized by those who lost it Oleg Gaidukevich emphasized that Ukraine lost so much of its sovereignty that it cannot stop the conflict on its own territory. “If Zelensky wants to negotiate tomorrow, they won't let him do it. This is a loss of sovereignty. Yet, we are the one to be vilified… What we are in fact doing is strengthening our sovereignty,” he said.
09:33 PresidentLukashenko signs decree to streamline export The document allows exporters to conclude contracts with resident and non-resident freight forwarding companies without holding a competition (tender).
09:22 PresidentLukashenko signs decree to award 75 Belarusians On 27 June Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed a decree to award 75 Belarusians from various walks of life, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
19:59 SocietyBelarus discusses safe handling of radioactive waste in Vienna The convention was signed under the aegis of the International Atomic Energy Agency in 1997. Its parties are 87 countries and Euratom. Belarus has been party to the convention since 24 February 2003 and takes part in all the review meetings.
19:10 SocietyEmergencies Ministry's ability to protect Belarus' national interests emphasized According to Aleksandr Volfovich, the head of state wants the Emergencies Ministry to contribute to law and order enforcement. “Certainly, the main task of the Emergencies Ministry is to deal with consequences of man-caused emergencies, put out fires, rescue people, and so on.
18:31 SportSwimmers from Belarus, Russia to compete at Belarus Open Cup in Brest – Brest is set to host the Belarusian Open Swimming Cup on 29 June-2 July, spokesperson for the Belarusian Swimming Federation Yekaterina Romanovskaya told BelTA.
18:23 SocietyFirst graduates of Uzbekistan-Belarus faculty receive diplomas in Tashkent Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Uzbekistan Leonid Marinich took part in the solemn ceremony of presenting diplomas to the first graduates of the Uzbekistan-Belarus faculty Innovative Pedagogy at Nizami Tashkent State Pedagogical University.
18:12 SocietyOver 88,000 visa-waiver tourists visit Belarus since 15 April "For eight weeks since 15 April, 88,649 foreign citizens took advantage of the opportunity to visit Belarus without a visa. Among them there were 58,697 citizens of Lithuania, 7,593 aliens and 22,359 citizens of Latvia.
17:51 EconomyBelarus' PM opines on cooperation prospects with Samara Obast Belarus' Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko outlined Belarus-Samara Oblast cooperation prospects as he met with Samara Oblast Governor Dmitry Azarov.
17:14 EconomyBelarus seeks to advance business ties with Russian regions It is important for Belarus to advance business ties and expand the areas of bilateral cooperation with Russian regions, Belarusian First Deputy Economy Minister Yuri Chebotar said during a working trip to Kazan, Russia.
16:42 EconomyBelarus-built houses for 120 apartments commissioned in Caracas "In Caracas, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro took part in a solemn ceremony to commission two new houses for 120 apartments built by Belarusian companies," the embassy said. "
16:14 EconomyOpinion: Belarus has coped with economic challenges The Belarusian economy has managed to handle the existing challenges; the economic slowdown will be reversed, First Deputy Director General of the China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone Development Company Kirill Koroteyev told reporters.
15:27 EconomyEconomy Ministry comments on economic prospects in Belarus Belarus' GDP contracted by 3.4% in January-May. "The economy has slowed, but it was expected. Now foreign economic activity is undergoing a deep transformation. A slow down was necessary to redirect trade flows. We expect the trend to change in H2," Dmitry Yaroshevich noted.